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|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Four one-hour lectures, one two-hour poster session, one eight-hour seminar session. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||Successful completion of all core BE 300-level subjects and 421-490 Quantification of Physical Processes A, 421-491 Quantification of Physical Processes B.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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|Subject Overview:|| |
On conclusion of their project, students should have an appreciation of procedures involved in conducting research and have gained experience in technical report writing, poster and oral presentations.
Topics covered include guided supervision of project specification, literature review, methodology development, analysis and reporting of a theoretical or practical investigation on a relevant engineering topic.
|Assessment:||One end-of-semester research report up to a total of 60 pages (inclusive of diagrams, tables, computations and computer output) (70%); one mid-semester research proposal report of not more than 20 pages (10%); one exam period seminar presentation (15%); one mid-semester poster presentation (5%).|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement) Environmental |
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Science
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